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Where to find Creme de Marrons in GTA?

Westfalen May 11, 2008 11:21 AM

Does anyone know where to buy this? It should be an import product from France.

chestnut cream = crème de marron

This is made with puréed chestnuts, brown sugar, and vanilla. It's used as an ingredient in several desserts, including Mont Blanc. It is dark brown.

And it tastes in creme fraiche!

Thank you!

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    cchrish RE: Westfalen May 11, 2008 11:34 AM

    Loblaws - Queen's Quay

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      millygirl RE: cchrish May 11, 2008 01:06 PM

      Awhile back I saw some at Sun Valley on the Danforth.

    2. chocabot RE: Westfalen May 11, 2008 03:03 PM

      Sobeys on Queensway, Dominion in Liberty Vilage and Highland Foods at Dufferin and Finch all have it. I believe Whole Foods has it too.

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        hautecocoa RE: Westfalen May 11, 2008 04:29 PM

        I've seen jars of this at Jules Patisserie, Patisserie La Cigogne, and the Bay at Queen Street (near the counter where they sell Leonidas chocolates).

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          halugii RE: Westfalen May 11, 2008 09:56 PM

          whole foods!

          1. SherylKirby RE: Westfalen May 12, 2008 12:32 PM

            The Cheese Boutique has it.

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              currycue RE: Westfalen May 23, 2008 09:35 AM

              Saw two jars of it at Rahier on Bayview yesterday.

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